Title History of the Order of Eastern Star of the Golden State Grand Chapter: Rite of Adoption, California and Jurisdiction, Prince Hall Affiliation
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Publisher [Oakland, California] 1948+1956
Inscription Signed by Author
Seller ID 5383
History covers period 1878 - 1948. Also included is History of the Order of Eastern Star of the Golden State Grand Chapter, Prince Hall Adoptive Rite covering the period from 1948-1956. First publication in blue wraps, later publication in black wraps. Both with gold emblem and lettering to front cover, illustrated with photographs. Latter title signed by author at bottom of title page. Both titles are uncommon, with institutional copies located via Worldcat only at UC Berkeley. ; 8-1/2" x 11"; 62+42 pp; Clandestine Masonry for the second time introduced to colored people in California; Signed by Author; Light wear to covers, toning to paper in 1956 publication. Both titles with ownership inscriptions penned by Mrs. Rose C. Randle, in the latter title also identifying her as Worthy Matron - Regina Chapter #67. Text otherwise clean and unmarked.